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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ098-101400-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE OFFSHORE WATERS
FROM THE S TONIGHT. A LOW WELL TO THE SW OF DIXON ENTRANCE WILL
WEAKEN THROUGH WED BUT THE ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
EASTERN GULF ON WED AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE NORTHWARD WED NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-101400-
GLACIER BAY-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ012-101400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN
AND SNOW LATE.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-101400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ021-101400-
ICY STRAIT-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ022-101400-
CROSS SOUND-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
S SWELL. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ031-101400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-101400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-101400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT
9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-101400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ035-101400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT
8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCE. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCE. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ036-101400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1025 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7
FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$


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